Fees indicated are based on the current year (August 2016 to July 2017) and are subject to change next year.
Our further education courses (Entry to Level 3) are usually free if you are 16-18 years old. Depending on your circumstances, you may be eligible for financial support to help with other costs associated with your course such as course materials and travel.
If you are aged 19 or over you may be required to pay fees.
If you are enrolling onto a Level 3 or 4 course and are over 19 years of age the fees may be higher and you will be required to take out an Advanced Learning Loan, please see the guide to fees for more information.
International students will be required to pay the full International course fee.
For more information, see our guide to fees.
This course will develop your knowledge and understanding of the airport and travel and tourism industry. The course will enhance your career prospects and enable you to apply for jobs at the airport.
GCSE Mathematics and English at grade D or above or equivalent. A good understanding of English at minimum Level 1 and good numeracy skills are essential. All applicants will be required to attend an interview and sit an entry assessment test.
Assessment will be through practical activities and a portfolio of work. All units must be passed to gain the certificate.
You could continue your studies on the Level 2 Cabin Crew course. Career opportunities in this sector include: Hotel Receptionist, Travel Agency Consultant, Airport Customer Services Agent, Overseas Holiday Representative, Flight Attendant, Cruise Ship Purser, Tourism Marketing Assistant, Reservations Staff.
UNITS INCLUDE :
- Air Fares & Ticketing
- Airline Computer Reservations
- Airport Check in Retail Travel Services
- Customer Service skills
- Structure of UK Travel Industry
- UK and Worldwide Destinations
- Cruise Sector
You will also study in our mock up cabin and check - in classroom.
Residentials (optional) within UK are planned and will cost no more than £149.
You will need to purchase the compulsory course atlas and reference materials for the Fares & Ticketing unit at the start of the course, at an approximate cost of: £35